Race, class, and power

Paul C. Gorski on looking more holistically at issues of white privilege and racism:

That word, power, might be the most often-spoken word in conversations about white privilege. Rarely, though, do we speak to the nature of power beyond the types of privilege so eloquently expounded upon by Peggy [McIntosh].

Read more at Counterpunch.

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